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High Impact Sectors: the Challenge of Reporting on Climate Change

Corporate Carbon Footprints – Is the Business World Doing Enough?

Business is the ‘elephant in the room’, say global sustainability experts. Crucially, companies in developing countries are among leaders in climate change reporting. It is vital to monitor what enterprises are doing to measure and reduce their carbon usage. The business world’s response to climate change is examined in detail in a four-part joint report, published today by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and GRI (the Global Reporting Initiative), called High Impact Sectors: the Challenge of Reporting on Climate Change (PDF) Launched today at the COP15 Climate Change Summit, the report provides an insight into the degree to which large companies around the world from the 15 most high-impact industry sectors have begun to disclose their greenhouse... »